Dorothy Keck Obituary

Dorothy Lynne Keck
Dorothy Lynne Keck

November 17, 1940 - February 25, 2005
Resided in North Jackson, OH


North Jackson- Funeral services will be held at 11:30 am Tuesday at St. Andrews Episcopal Church for Dorothy Keck of North Jackson who died Friday afternoon at her residence. Dorothy was born Nov. 17, 1940 the daughter of Gulliver and Adelaide Cockerell and was a life long area resident.

Dorothy was a member of the church, a charter member of the Youngstown All Breed Kennel Club and a 26 year member of the Mahoning Shenango Kennel Club. She showed dogs for 27 years in both obedience and conformation classes. Before her illness she was a volunteer at Angels for Animals. She taught obedience lessons at Youngstown All Breed. Dorothy loved working with children and animals.

She was employed as a librarian at Jackson-Milton Elementary School for 12 years; she was responsible for the creation of the Elementary library. She worked at Austintown Flower Shoppe and Nemenz Foodland in Lake Milton. Dorothy had a love for ceramics, dog grooming and was a Den Mother for Pack 105 Cub Scouts for her grandchildren. Her main hobby was watching and supporting her children and grandchildren in sporting events.

She is survived by her children; John and Anna Keck, Matthew and Kimberley Keck both of North Jackson and Rebecca Keck of Youngstown. She also leaves her sister Barbara Grimm of Hoffman Estates, IL., grandchildren; Lee, Adam, Caitlin, Luke and Miranda, nieces; Andrea Dickinson and Pam Miller, nephew; Brian Grimm, and a special child in her life Chris Lescock of Cleveland. Dorothy also has many family members in England and Wales who she loved very much.

Family and friends may call from 5-8 pm Monday at the Lane Funeral Home Austintown Chapel and from 10:30-11:30 am Tuesday at the church. The family requests that memorial contributions take the form of donations to Angels for Animals or Hospice of the Valley.



Lane Funeral Home Austintown Chapel
5797 Mahoning Ave.
Austintown, OH US 44515
Monday, February 28, 2005
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
3755 S. Raccoon Rd.
Austintown, OH US 44515
Tuesday, March 1, 2005
11:00 AM